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Jenni Fagan selected as 2019 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellow at Summerhall, Edinburgh


Scottish based writer Jenni Fagan has been selected as the 2019 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellow, supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland.

Published: 11 Feb 2019

Scottish Book Trust Announces Recipient of Next Chapter Award 2019

An aspiring author from East Renfrewshire has been announced as the recipient of Scottish Book Trust’s Next Chapter Award 2019.

Published: 11 Feb 2019

Celebrating cultural links with Canada: £80,000 to support creative collaboration

An international project to develop new creative work and collaborations between Scottish and Canadian artists and festivals has been awarded £80,000.

Published: 11 Feb 2019

Interim Director of Communications appointed at Creative Scotland

Following an open recruitment process, Creative Scotland is pleased to confirm that Ken Miller has been appointed as Interim Director of Communications, taking up post with immediate effect.

Published: 08 Feb 2019

National Youth Arts Advisory Group (NYAAG) Culture and Connection report launched

Creative Scotland and Young Scot have launched a new report examining how young people across Scotland can shape their creative future.

Published: 04 Feb 2019

Edinburgh Printmakers at Castle Mills presses open on Saturday 27 April 2019

Edinburgh Printmakers at Castle Mills on Dundee Street will open to the public on Saturday 27 April 2019 with the art exhibition The Politics of Heritage vs. the Heritage of Politics by German printmaker Thomas Kilpper.

Published: 04 Feb 2019

StAnza's 2019 programme is bursting with new talent and future stars

StAnza, Scotland's International Poetry Festival has always been the perfect place to hear new voices and discover emerging talent, with 2019 set to be no different.

Published: 04 Feb 2019

Celtic Connections 2019 ends on a high note

After 18 incredible days of music, ceilidhs, talks, workshops, screenings and much more the world-leading annual music festival Celtic Connections came to a close on Sunday 3 February 2019.

Published: 04 Feb 2019

Expo funding for Celtic Connections

Celtic Connections is to be supported from the Festival Expo Fund for the second year running, Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop has announced.

Published: 04 Feb 2019

Gaelic and Traditional Arts Officers appointed

We are pleased to confirm the appointment of two new posts dedicated to supporting and developing Gaelic and Traditional Arts across Scotland.

Published: 02 Feb 2019